Expert Comment, Rob Corbet – Data Protection Ireland, Vol. 12 Issue 1


As readers will perhaps be aware, on 21st January 2019, the French Data Protection Authority (the CNIL) imposed a financial penalty of €50m against Google LLC for GDPR failures arising from a “lack of transparency, inadequate information and lack of valid consent regarding the ads personalization”. The fact that this is the first large fine under the GDPR made the front pages globally. However, for privacy professionals, it is worth taking a careful note of some of the more nuanced details in the decision.

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